Luxe’s Winning Strategy: Neiman Marcus Profits Climb 19.3% in Quarter
Neiman Marcus Group saw second-quarter profits rise 19 percent to $70.6 million, as sales gained 7.7 percent to $1.13 billion from $1.05 billion.
From This Issue
For many designers, it was all about volume in New York. Style.com has provided the top 20 designers with the most page views following the first 12 days they were posted. Though late for his own show, Marc Jacobs nabs the top spot for the third year…
ALL IN THE FAMILY: Family Dollar Stores Inc. plans to invest about $60 million and create 465 jobs at the Griffiss Business & Technology Park in Rome, N.Y. Construction is expected to begin in late spring for the discount…
It’s All in the Details – Emanuel Ungaro, Costume National, Sophia Kokosalaki, Andrew Gn, Rick Owens and Issey Miyake
Whether it was a matter of using rich trims, such as passementerie, lace and fur or special techniques, like puckering and making indentations, it was the distinctive details designers chose that created their most memorable looks.
Beauty Beat: Consumer Division Sales Increase at Beiersdorf … Givaudan Sales Gain in 2004 … Inter Parfums Forms Two Divisions
Consumer Division Sales Increase at Beiersdorf
BERLIN — Sales volume of Beiersdorf’s cash cow, Nivea, increased 4.4 percent on a currency-adjusted basis to 2.73 billion euros, or $3.57 billion at average exchange,…